World's oldest Koran fragments could predate Muhammad

  Fragments from the world's oldest known Quran, the central spiritual text of Islam, may...

The science behind Hollywood makeup artistry

Face Off is a competition/elimination series on the Syfy network, in which special effects...

Why does running make you feel happy?

  Some people probably laugh when reading the title, because running can feel pretty awful....

Distant rocky planets' interiors may be far different than...

  Rocky planets orbiting distant stars may not necessarily have the same basic type of...

Google charged with search manipulation by Indian government

  Google is the biggest name in the game when it comes to internet searching, and the government of India has accused the internet company...

Prothonotary Warbler Decline

Rare warbler migration discovered using geolocated birds

Meet “GeoDad”, the high-tech warbler whose tiny geolocator let scientists into the secret of exactly where Prothonotary Warblers spent...

plastic seabird

Plastic in 99% of seabirds by 2050

  New research from CSIRO in Australia and Imperial College London in the UK has projected that 99% of the...

sticky liquid surface

Not even the stickiest of liquids can stick to this new coating

  The leaves of the lotus flower are sometimes considered to be the gold standard when it comes to the ability...